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The Making of the Fox News White House

“Fox’s most important role since the election has been to keep Trump supporters in line,” says BKC faculty co-director Yochai Benkler in Jane Mayer's New Yorker cover story about Fox News' relationship with the White House. Benkler’s assessment is based on an analysis of millions of American news stories that he and two co-authors, Robert Faris and Hal Roberts, undertook for their 2018 book, “Network Propaganda: Manipulation, Disinformation and Radicalization in American Politics.”

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Network Propaganda

Manipulation, Disinformation, and Radicalization in American Politics

The most comprehensive study yet published on media coverage of American presidential politics from April 2015 to the one year anniversary of the Trump presidency